© Jane M


Uploaded: September 06, 2006


For some strange reason this young girl didn't want anyone else to have this old piece of wood!

1/250, f4.5, 70mm, early evening light.

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Kim McCloud September 06, 2006

Love your composition and the beautiful B&W! I love the thoughtful look from your sweet subject too. Well done! #517674

Jane M September 07, 2006

Thanks a lot Kim! #3279361

Christopher Jamison level-classic September 07, 2006

totally diggin it. very nice work. #3279501

Ross Throndson September 08, 2006

This is a very Original & Unique Portrait....Marvelous Composition & Lighting....Wonderful Expression you captured here, Jane!! #3282487

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 08, 2006

Very cute. Love her expression. Love the black and white. #3284256

Jane M September 08, 2006

Christopher, Ross and Kay-thanks to you for your views on this image.

This little one has two older brothers perhaps explaining why new finds are fiercely guarded!! #3284893

Andy Robinson September 08, 2006

Great image! #3284971

Christy Nichols September 08, 2006

Beautiful shot Jane!! #3285041

TS September 08, 2006

Beautiful image, love how you captured her intense look and the wood pieces on her body from holding it so tight. #3285166

Jane M September 09, 2006

Thank you Andy, Christy and Tami! #3287268

Tressie Davis September 13, 2006

Funny story! Love the crop on this, very interesting image, great BW! #3302843

Datha Y. Thompson September 14, 2006

Adorable!! I think the two older brothers explains it for sure!! :0) Beautiful BW LOVE her expression!! Wonderful Capture!! :0) #3309279

Jane M September 18, 2006

Thanks Tressie and Datha! #3323778

Elizabeth Beaudoin October 26, 2006

Congratulations Jane!!! :O) #3501685

Megan p October 26, 2006

Oh Jane this is so charming, I adore this!!! Congratulations! #3502096

Chastity Abbott October 26, 2006

Congrats to you!!!!! #3504217

Datha Y. Thompson October 26, 2006

Congratulations Jane!!!! Love this!!! :0) #3504501

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic October 26, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3504741

Margie Hurwich October 27, 2006

Congratulations, Jane! Good luck! #3508478

Cliff & Patti Smith October 27, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #3509349

Sharon King October 27, 2006

LOL, cute shot, Congrats on your finalist! #3510470

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 27, 2006

Very sweet!! Congratulations!!! #3511219

Janine Russell level-deluxe October 27, 2006

Jane, cute capture; great clarity and lighting; congratulations on your finalist. #3512167

Jane M October 29, 2006

Thanks for the congrats everyone! #3517409

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